Michael Gold

Summary

Affiliation: Gold Skin Care Center
Country: USA

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Human growth factor and cytokine skin cream for facial skin rejuvenation as assessed by 3D in vivo optical skin imaging
    Michael H Gold
    Gold Skin Care Center, Tennessee Clinical Research Center, Nashville 37215, USA
    J Drugs Dermatol 6:1018-23. 2007
  2. ncbi request reprint Tissue tightening: a hot topic utilizing deep dermal heating
    Michael H Gold
    Gold Skin Care Center, Nashville, TN 37215, USA
    J Drugs Dermatol 6:1238-42. 2007
  3. ncbi request reprint Clinical evaluation of the safety and efficacy of a novel superficial and deep carbon dioxide fractional system in the treatment of patients with skin of color
    Michael H Gold
    Gold Skin Care Center, Nashville, TN, USA
    J Drugs Dermatol 11:1331-5. 2012
  4. pmc Soft tissue augmentation in dermatology - 2009 update
    Michael H Gold
    Gold Skin Care Center, Tennessee Clinical Research Center, Advanced Aesthetics Medi Spa, The Laser and Rejuvenation Center, Vanderbilt University Nursing School, Nashville, TN USA Huashan Hospital, Fudan University, Shanghai The First Hospital of China Medical University, Shenyang, China
    J Cutan Aesthet Surg 3:2-10. 2010
  5. ncbi request reprint An international perspective on fillers in dermatology-from an American perspective
    Michael H Gold
    Gold Skin Care Center, Tennessee Clinical Research Center, The Laser and Rejuvenation Center, Advanced Aesthetics Medical Spa, Nashville, TN 37215, USA
    J Drugs Dermatol 11:1089-93. 2012
  6. doi request reprint Cellulite - an overview of non-invasive therapy with energy-based systems
    Michael H Gold
    Gold Skin Care Center, Nashville, TN 37215, USA
    J Dtsch Dermatol Ges 10:553-8. 2012
  7. doi request reprint Combined superficial & deep fractional skin treatment for photodamaged skin--a prospective clinical trial
    Michael H Gold
    Tennessee Clinical Research Center, Nashville, TN 37215, USA
    J Cosmet Laser Ther 14:124-32. 2012
  8. ncbi request reprint An open-label pilot study of naftifine 1% gel in the treatment of seborrheic dermatitis of the scalp
    Michael H Gold
    Gold Skin Care Center and Tennessee Clinical Research Center, Nashville, TN, USA
    J Drugs Dermatol 11:514-8. 2012
  9. doi request reprint Clinical efficacy of home-use blue-light therapy for mild-to moderate acne
    Michael H Gold
    Gold Skin Care Center, Department of Dermatology, School of Nursing, Vanderbilt University School of Medicine, Vanderbilt University, Nashville, TN 37215, USA
    J Cosmet Laser Ther 13:308-14. 2011
  10. doi request reprint Photodynamic therapy
    Michael H Gold
    Tennessee Clinical Research Center, Gold Skin Care Center, and Department of Dermatology, Vanderbilt University School of Nursing, Vanderbilt University School of Medicine, Nashville, Tenn, USA
    Curr Probl Dermatol 42:181-92. 2011

Detail Information

Publications63

  1. ncbi request reprint Human growth factor and cytokine skin cream for facial skin rejuvenation as assessed by 3D in vivo optical skin imaging
    Michael H Gold
    Gold Skin Care Center, Tennessee Clinical Research Center, Nashville 37215, USA
    J Drugs Dermatol 6:1018-23. 2007
    ..We found that topical application of growth factors and cytokines are beneficial in reducing signs of skin aging...
  2. ncbi request reprint Tissue tightening: a hot topic utilizing deep dermal heating
    Michael H Gold
    Gold Skin Care Center, Nashville, TN 37215, USA
    J Drugs Dermatol 6:1238-42. 2007
    ..Further clinical trials are necessary to demonstrate the efficacy as well as safety of RF devices for tissue tightening so that we can treat our patients with devices that truly work and provide the desired results...
  3. ncbi request reprint Clinical evaluation of the safety and efficacy of a novel superficial and deep carbon dioxide fractional system in the treatment of patients with skin of color
    Michael H Gold
    Gold Skin Care Center, Nashville, TN, USA
    J Drugs Dermatol 11:1331-5. 2012
    ..In the 5 patients studied, side effects were not apparent and no postinflammatory hyperpigmentation was identified. This initial report suggests further evaluation is important to enhance our ablative fractional therapies...
  4. pmc Soft tissue augmentation in dermatology - 2009 update
    Michael H Gold
    Gold Skin Care Center, Tennessee Clinical Research Center, Advanced Aesthetics Medi Spa, The Laser and Rejuvenation Center, Vanderbilt University Nursing School, Nashville, TN USA Huashan Hospital, Fudan University, Shanghai The First Hospital of China Medical University, Shenyang, China
    J Cutan Aesthet Surg 3:2-10. 2010
    ..It is hoped that through this article clinicians will feel more comfortable using these products in their everyday practice of dermatology...
  5. ncbi request reprint An international perspective on fillers in dermatology-from an American perspective
    Michael H Gold
    Gold Skin Care Center, Tennessee Clinical Research Center, The Laser and Rejuvenation Center, Advanced Aesthetics Medical Spa, Nashville, TN 37215, USA
    J Drugs Dermatol 11:1089-93. 2012
    ..We demand much from our fillers in terms of safety and efficacy, and for all of us in the US, this is a very good reason to keep the numbers of fillers available to a reasonable number...
  6. doi request reprint Cellulite - an overview of non-invasive therapy with energy-based systems
    Michael H Gold
    Gold Skin Care Center, Nashville, TN 37215, USA
    J Dtsch Dermatol Ges 10:553-8. 2012
    ..The purpose of this article is to review cellulite, its predisposing factors, its classification, and some of the more common devices now in use to treat the disorder...
  7. doi request reprint Combined superficial & deep fractional skin treatment for photodamaged skin--a prospective clinical trial
    Michael H Gold
    Tennessee Clinical Research Center, Nashville, TN 37215, USA
    J Cosmet Laser Ther 14:124-32. 2012
    ..The new combination modality enables targeting both deep and superficial disorders. The study is designed to evaluate the improvement in photodamage and determine downtime...
  8. ncbi request reprint An open-label pilot study of naftifine 1% gel in the treatment of seborrheic dermatitis of the scalp
    Michael H Gold
    Gold Skin Care Center and Tennessee Clinical Research Center, Nashville, TN, USA
    J Drugs Dermatol 11:514-8. 2012
    ..There were no treatment-related adverse events during the study. These results suggest that naftifine 1% gel applied twice daily for 4 weeks is effective and safe topical treatment for moderate SD of the scalp...
  9. doi request reprint Clinical efficacy of home-use blue-light therapy for mild-to moderate acne
    Michael H Gold
    Gold Skin Care Center, Department of Dermatology, School of Nursing, Vanderbilt University School of Medicine, Vanderbilt University, Nashville, TN 37215, USA
    J Cosmet Laser Ther 13:308-14. 2011
    ..In this study we evaluated the efficacy of a home use blue-light LED application in improving lesions and shortening their time to clearance...
  10. doi request reprint Photodynamic therapy
    Michael H Gold
    Tennessee Clinical Research Center, Gold Skin Care Center, and Department of Dermatology, Vanderbilt University School of Nursing, Vanderbilt University School of Medicine, Nashville, Tenn, USA
    Curr Probl Dermatol 42:181-92. 2011
    ..It is hoped that with this knowledge, more and more clinicians will feel comfortable using this therapy, thereby benefitting their patients to an even greater extent...
  11. ncbi request reprint Photodynamic therapy with lasers and intense pulsed light
    Michael H Gold
    Gold Skin Care Center, Tennessee Clinical Research Center, 2000 Richard Jones Road, Suite 220, Nashville, TN 37215, USA
    Facial Plast Surg Clin North Am 15:145-60, v. 2007
    ..This article reviews the peer-reviewed literature regarding ALA-PDT in photorejuvenation and also summarizes the author's own techniques in using this new and exciting therapeutic method...
  12. ncbi request reprint Lasers and light sources for the removal of unwanted hair
    Michael H Gold
    Gold Skin Care Center, Tennessee Clinical Research Center, Nashville, TN 37215, USA
    Clin Dermatol 25:443-53. 2007
    ..Then, hair removal can be successful for both the patient and the physician using their particular medical device...
  13. ncbi request reprint What's new with hyaluronic acid fillers
    Michael H Gold
    Gold Skin Care Center, Tennessee Clinical Research Center, Nashville 37215, USA
    J Drugs Dermatol 6:1050-3. 2007
    ..Each column will have a central topic relevant to aesthetic dermatology and ideas to help improve your daily practice...
  14. ncbi request reprint Photodynamic therapy update 2007
    Michael H Gold
    Gold Skin Care Center, Tennessee Clinical Research Center, Ashville, TN 37215, USA
    J Drugs Dermatol 6:1131-7. 2007
    ..This manuscript will highlight the state of PDT in the US as 2007 comes to a close and focus on the future of PDT as we move toward 2008...
  15. ncbi request reprint Acne vulgaris: lasers, light sources and photodynamic therapy--an update 2007
    Michael H Gold
    Gold Skin Care Center, Tennessee Clinical Research Center, 2000 Richard Jones Road, Suite 220, Nashville, TN 37215, USA
    Expert Rev Anti Infect Ther 5:1059-69. 2007
    ..In addition, the use of 20% 5-aminolevulinic acid has found a useful niche in the treatment of moderate-to-severe inflammatory acne vulgaris...
  16. pmc Use of hyaluronic acid fillers for the treatment of the aging face
    Michael H Gold
    Gold Skin Care Center, Tennessee Clinical Research Center, 2000 Richard Jones Road, Suite 220, Nashville, TN 37215, USA
    Clin Interv Aging 2:369-76. 2007
    ..The purpose of this manuscript is to review the characteristics of the HA fillers and to review each of the current products currently available for use in the US...
  17. ncbi request reprint Personal decisions in a dermatology spa
    Michael H Gold
    Gold Skin Care Center, Tennessee Clinical Research Center, 2000 Richard Jones Road, Suite 220, Nashville, TN 37215, USA
    Dermatol Clin 26:321-5, v. 2008
    ..This article discusses the importance of the dermatologist-run spa, as well as the author's ideas and experience with opening and running a medical spa or medi-spa...
  18. ncbi request reprint Efficacy of a novel combination of pneumatic energy and broadband light for the treatment of acne
    Michael H Gold
    Gold Skin Care Center, Tennessee Clinical Research Center, USA
    J Drugs Dermatol 7:639-42. 2008
    ..A novel photopneumatic platform (Isolaz, Pleasanton, CA), combining vacuum pressure with a broadband light source device has been designed to attack multiple targets for the effective treatment of acne...
  19. ncbi request reprint An open-label study of naftifine hydrochloride 1% gel in the treatment of tinea versicolor
    Michael H Gold
    Gold Skin Care Center, Tennessee Clinical Research Center, Nashville, TN, Nashville 37215, USA
    Skinmed 9:283-6. 2011
    ..The patients rated their symptoms to be improved at all follow-up visits. There were no treatment-related adverse events during the study. These results suggest that naftifine 1% gel is a safe and efficacious topical treatment for TV...
  20. doi request reprint The science and art of hyaluronic acid dermal filler use in esthetic applications
    Michael Gold
    Department of Dermatology, Vanderbilt University School of Medicine, Nashville, TN, USA
    J Cosmet Dermatol 8:301-7. 2009
    ..The number of dermal fillers has expanded dramatically; clinicians can benefit from practical information on their optimal use...
  21. ncbi request reprint Photodynamic therapy for cosmetic uses on the skin: an update 2010
    M H Gold
    Gold Skin Care Center, Tennessee Clinical Research Center, Department of Dermatology, Vanderbilt University School of Medicine, Vanderbilt University School of Nursing, Nashville, TN, USA
    G Ital Dermatol Venereol 145:525-41. 2010
    ..Two photosensitizers are now routinely available in the US and we will review both of these sensitizers, their FDA and off-label uses, and their affects on the skin and how they have made a positive effect in dermatology...
  22. doi request reprint Reduction in thigh circumference and improvement in the appearance of cellulite with dual-wavelength, low-level laser energy and massage
    Michael H Gold
    Tennessee Clinical Research Center, 2000 Richard Jones Road, Nashville, TN 37215, USA
    J Cosmet Laser Ther 13:13-20. 2011
    ..This study evaluated the efficacy and safety of a low-level, dual-wavelength laser energy and massage device for improving the appearance of cellulite and reducing thigh circumference...
  23. doi request reprint Light-emitting diode
    Michael H Gold
    Tennessee Clinical Research Center, Gold Skin Care Center, and Department of Dermatology, Vanderbilt University School of Nursing, Vanderbilt University School of Medicine, Nashville, Tenn, USA
    Curr Probl Dermatol 42:173-80. 2011
    ..Its use has increased and will increase further as our understanding of LED devices deepens...
  24. ncbi request reprint Pharmacoeconomic analysis of the treatment of multiple actinic keratoses
    Michael H Gold
    Gold Skin Care Center, Tennessee Clinical Research Center, Nashville 37215, USA
    J Drugs Dermatol 7:23-5. 2008
    ..Among these 4 FDA-cleared therapies for multiple AK lesions, ALA PDT is the least expensive treatment and imiquimod is the most expensive treatment under the stated assumptions...
  25. ncbi request reprint Efficacy of novel skin cream containing mixture of human growth factors and cytokines for skin rejuvenation
    Michael H Gold
    Gold Skin Care Center, Nashville, TN, USA
    J Drugs Dermatol 6:197-201. 2007
    ..Also, the difference between mixtures of growth factor and cytokines should be further elaborated...
  26. ncbi request reprint A novel skin cream containing a mixture of human growth factors and cytokines for the treatment of adverse events associated with photodynamic therapy
    Michael H Gold
    Gold Skin Care Center, Nashville, TN 37215, USA
    J Drugs Dermatol 5:796-8. 2006
    ..Recently, a new biorestorative skin care cream, containing human growth factors and cytokines, was used to treat 2 severe cases of PDT-associated phototoxicity...
  27. ncbi request reprint Introduction to photodynamic therapy: early experience
    Michael H Gold
    Gold Skin Care Center, Tennessee Clinical Research Center, 200 Richard Jones Road, Suite 200, Nashville, TN 37215, USA
    Dermatol Clin 25:1-4. 2007
    ..The two commercially available photosensitizers are reviewed and their primary uses are summarized. PDT is a useful modality that is finding new and exciting niches in today's dermatologic world...
  28. ncbi request reprint Aminolevulinic acid photodynamic therapy for hidradenitis suppurativa
    Michael H Gold
    Gold Skin Care Center, Tennessee Clinical Research Center, 2000 Richard Jones Road, Suite 220, Nashville, TN 37215, USA
    Dermatol Clin 25:67-73. 2007
    ..The clinical trials that are associated with PDT and HS are reviewed, and thoughts about the probably mechanisms of actions of this therapy are given. PDT should be considered in patients who have severe HS...
  29. ncbi request reprint Treatment of verrucae vulgaris and molluscum contagiosum with photodynamic therapy
    Michael H Gold
    Gold Skin Care Center, Tennessee Clinical Research Center, 2000 Richard Jones Road, Suite 220, Nashville, TN 37215, USA
    Dermatol Clin 25:75-80. 2007
    ..This article reviews the medical literature and identifies the various lasers and lights sources used to treat these conditions...
  30. ncbi request reprint Photodynamic therapy in dermatology: the next five years
    Michael H Gold
    Gold Skin Care Center, Tennessee Clinical Research Center, 2000 Richard Jones Road, Suite 220, Nashville, TN 37215, USA
    Dermatol Clin 25:119-20. 2007
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  31. ncbi request reprint Aminolevulinic acid photodynamic therapy: medical evidence for its expanded use
    Michael H Gold
    Gold Skin Care Center, Tennessee Clinical Research Center, 2000 Richard Jones Road, Suite 220, Nashville, TN 37215, USA
    Expert Rev Med Devices 3:357-71. 2006
    ..This article will review the history of PDT, explore PDT in both the US and European market place, and show how PDT is best utilized today in the USA. Finally, future ideas/thoughts on where PDT is heading will be surmised...
  32. ncbi request reprint The use of a novel intense pulsed light and heat source and ALA-PDT in the treatment of moderate to severe inflammatory acne vulgaris
    Michael H Gold
    Gold Skin Care Center, 2000 Richard Jones Road, Suite 220 Nashville, TN 37215, USA
    J Drugs Dermatol 3:S15-9. 2004
    ..No treated lesion recurred at the end of the follow-up period. ALA-PDT with IPL activation is a treatment option for patients with moderate to severe inflammatory acne vulgaris...
  33. ncbi request reprint Treatment of sebaceous gland hyperplasia by photodynamic therapy with 5-aminolevulinic acid and a blue light source or intense pulsed light source
    Michael H Gold
    Gold Skin Care Center, Nashville, TN 37215, USA
    J Drugs Dermatol 3:S6-9. 2004
    ..ALA-PDT with either blue light or IPL photoactivation may provide therapeutic benefit without significant adverse effects in patients with SGH...
  34. ncbi request reprint Acne and PDT: new techniques with lasers and light sources
    Michael H Gold
    Gold Skin Care Center, 2000 Richard Jones Road, Suite 220, Nashville, TN 37215, USA
    Lasers Med Sci 22:67-72. 2007
    ..More and more clinical trials are showing the effectiveness of 5-aminolevulinic acid and photodynamic therapy in the treatment of moderate to severe inflammatory acne vulgaris...
  35. ncbi request reprint ALA-PDT and blue light therapy for hidradenitis suppurativa
    Michael Gold
    Gold Skin Care Center, 2000 Richard Jones Road, Suite 220, Nashville, TN 37215, USA
    J Drugs Dermatol 3:S32-5. 2004
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  36. ncbi request reprint A multicenter efficacy and tolerability evaluation of benzoyl peroxide in a 10% urea vehicle for the treatment of acne vulgaris
    Michael H Gold
    Gold Skin Care Center Tennessee Clinical Research Center, Nashville 37215, USA
    J Drugs Dermatol 5:442-5. 2006
    ....
  37. ncbi request reprint A phase IV, open-label study evaluating the use of triple-combination therapy with minocycline HCl extended-release tablets, a topical antibiotic/retinoid preparation and benzoyl peroxide in patients with moderate to severe acne vulgaris
    Andrea L Zaenglein
    Penn State College of Medicine Hershey Medical Center, Department of Dermatology, Hershey, PA, USA
    J Drugs Dermatol 12:619-25. 2013
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  38. ncbi request reprint The evolving role of aminolevulinic acid hydrochloride with photodynamic therapy in photoaging
    Michael H Gold
    Gold Skin Care Center, Nashville, Tennessee, USA
    Cutis 69:8-13. 2002
    ....
  39. ncbi request reprint Three times weekly tacrolimus ointment reduces relapse in stabilized atopic dermatitis: a new paradigm for use
    Amy S Paller
    Department of Dermatology, Northwestern University s Feinberg Medical School Children s Memorial Hospital, 676 North St Clair St, Suite 1600, Chicago, IL 60611, USA
    Pediatrics 122:e1210-8. 2008
    ....
  40. ncbi request reprint 5-aminolevulinic acid photodynamic therapy: where we have been and where we are going
    Michael H Gold
    Gold Skin Care Center, Nashville, Tennessee 37215, USA
    Dermatol Surg 30:1077-83; discussion 1083-4. 2004
    ..Photodynamic therapy, utilizing the topical administration of 20% 5-aminolevulinic acid, has generated a great deal of interest in the dermatology community over the past several years...
  41. ncbi request reprint A multicenter clinical evaluation of the treatment of mild to moderate inflammatory acne vulgaris of the face with visible blue light in comparison to topical 1% clindamycin antibiotic solution
    Michael H Gold
    Gold Skin Care Center, Tennessee Clinical Research Center Nashville, TN 37215, USA
    J Drugs Dermatol 4:64-70. 2005
    ..Blue light sources have been shown to be effective in the treatment of mild to moderate inflammatory acne vulgaris lesions...
  42. ncbi request reprint Current treatments of actinic keratosis
    Michael H Gold
    Gold Skin Care Center, Nashville, TN 37215, USA
    J Drugs Dermatol 5:17-25. 2006
    ..ALA PDT offers efficacy against multiple AKs without the adverse effects of 5-FU or imiquimod...
  43. ncbi request reprint Dermabrasion in dermatology
    Michael H Gold
    Gold Skin Care Center, Nashville, Tennessee 37215, USA
    Am J Clin Dermatol 4:467-71. 2003
    ..Most dermatologic surgeons argue that pure dermabrasion is a useful modality in skilled surgical hands and should be considered when appropriate...
  44. ncbi request reprint Treatment of moderate to severe inflammatory acne vulgaris: photodynamic therapy with 5-aminolevulinic acid and a novel advanced fluorescence technology pulsed light source
    Michael H Gold
    Gold Skin Care Center, Nashville, TN 37215, USA
    J Drugs Dermatol 6:319-22. 2007
    ..The new AFT pulsed light source with ALA PDT appears to be a safe and effective modality for the treatment of moderate to severe inflammatory acne vulgaris...
  45. ncbi request reprint Clinical evaluation of the SmartSkin fractional laser for the treatment of photodamage and acne scars
    Michael H Gold
    Tennessee Clinical Research Center, Nashville, TN 37215, USA
    J Drugs Dermatol 8:s4-8. 2009
    ..The purpose of this study was to evaluate a fractional CO2 laser device (SmartSkin, Cynosure, Westford, MA) for the treatment of facial photodamage...
  46. ncbi request reprint Fractional technology: a review and clinical approaches
    Michael H Gold
    Gold Skin Care Center, Tennessee Clinical Research Center, USA
    J Drugs Dermatol 6:849-52. 2007
    ..In the future, we may find FT will resurface the market of ablative resurfacing...
  47. ncbi request reprint The successful use of ALA-PDT in the treatment of recalcitrant molluscum contagiosum
    Michael H Gold
    Gold Skin Care Center, Nashville, Tennessee 37215, USA
    J Drugs Dermatol 3:187-90. 2004
    ..The case report described is the first successfully documented use of ALA/PDT in the therapy of recalcitrant molluscum contagiosum in HIV-positive individuals...
  48. ncbi request reprint Treatment of wrinkles and elastosis using vacuum-assisted bipolar radiofrequency heating of the dermis
    Michael H Gold
    Gold Skin Care Center and Tennessee Clinical Research Center, Nashville, Tennessee, USA
    Dermatol Surg 33:300-9. 2007
    ..Reduction of wrinkles is increasingly becoming one of the most sought after aesthetic procedures. A variety of treatment modalities are available for this application, including radiofrequency energy in various modes of action...
  49. ncbi request reprint Split-face comparison of photodynamic therapy with 5-aminolevulinic acid and intense pulsed light versus intense pulsed light alone for photodamage
    Michael H Gold
    Gold Skin Care Center, Nashville, Tennessee 37215, USA
    Dermatol Surg 32:795-801; discussion 801-3. 2006
    ..The efficacy of short-contact, full-face ALA by PDT in photorejuvenation has also been demonstrated...
  50. ncbi request reprint Evaluation of an onion extract, Centella asiatica, and hyaluronic acid cream in the appearance of striae rubra
    Zoe Diana Draelos
    Department of Dermatology, Duke University School of Medicine, Durham, NC, USA
    Skinmed 8:80-6. 2010
    ..No adverse events occurred during the study. The onion extract cream was well tolerated and significantly improved the appearance of SR in women...
  51. doi request reprint Desonide foam 0.05%: safety in children as young as 3 months
    Adelaide A Hebert
    Department of Dermatology, The University of Texas Medical School at Houston, Houston, Texas 77030, USA
    J Am Acad Dermatol 59:334-40. 2008
    ..Desonide 0.05% was recently developed in an emulsion foam formulation...
  52. doi request reprint 5-Aminolevulinic acid photodynamic therapy versus methyl aminolevulinate photodynamic therapy for inflammatory acne vulgaris
    Michael H Gold
    J Am Acad Dermatol 58:S60-2. 2008
  53. ncbi request reprint The use of photodynamic therapy in dermatology: results of a consensus conference
    Mark S Nestor
    Center for Cosmetic Advancement, Aventura, FL, USA
    J Drugs Dermatol 5:140-54. 2006
    ..Appropriate light sources are available in many dermatology offices. The expanding clinical and financial benefits of PDT justify the purchase of an appropriate light source...
  54. ncbi request reprint Long-term safety and efficacy of a unique fixed-dose combination gel of adapalene 0.1% and benzoyl peroxide 2.5% for the treatment of acne vulgaris
    David M Pariser
    Virginia Clinical Research, Inc and Eastern Virginia Medical School, Norfolk, VA 23507, USA
    J Drugs Dermatol 6:899-905. 2007
    ..A unique, once-daily, fixed-dose combination gel with adapalene 0.1% and benzoyl peroxide (BP) 2.5% has been developed for the treatment of acne vulgaris...
  55. ncbi request reprint Bipolar radiofrequency in the treatment of dermatologic imperfections: clinicopathological and immunohistochemical aspects
    Gianni Montesi
    Department of Dermatology and Plastic Reconstructive Surgery, La Sapienza University, Rome, Italy
    J Drugs Dermatol 6:890-6. 2007
    ..An example of such technology is the radiofrequency (RF) device, which offers nonablative skin rejuvenation, particularly for skin tightening and wrinkle reduction...
  56. doi request reprint Intermittent therapy for flare prevention and long-term disease control in stabilized atopic dermatitis: a randomized comparison of 3-times-weekly applications of tacrolimus ointment versus vehicle
    Debra Breneman
    University of Cincinnati College of Medicine, Cincinnati, Ohio, USA
    J Am Acad Dermatol 58:990-9. 2008
    ..Intermittent dosing of a topical calcineurin inhibitor for preventing atopic dermatitis (AD) disease relapse in patients with stabilized AD has not been evaluated...
  57. ncbi request reprint Comparison of pre- and/or postphotodynamic therapy and intense pulsed light treatment protocols for the reduction of postprocedure-associated symptoms and enhancement of therapeutic efficacy
    Barbara D Garcia
    University of California San Diego, San Diego, CA 92037, USA
    J Drugs Dermatol 6:924-8. 2007
    ..The results of these studies indicate that a pre- and/or postprocedure topical skin care regimen can be beneficial in reducing postprocedure symptoms...
  58. ncbi request reprint Randomised, controlled trial of the efficacy and safety of adapalene gel 0.1% and tretinoin cream 0.05% in patients with acne vulgaris
    William J Cunliffe
    Departement of Dermatology, General Infirmary, Leeds, UK
    Eur J Dermatol 12:350-4. 2002
    ..This study is the first to compare the 0.1% formulation of adapalene gel with the 0.05% strength of tretinoin cream in a formal clinical trial...
  59. ncbi request reprint Skin rejuvenation in Asian skin: the analysis of clinical effects and basic mechanisms of intense pulsed light
    Yujie Feng
    Department of Dermatology, Beijing Friendship Hospital affiliated with the Capital University of Medical Sciences, Beijing, China
    J Drugs Dermatol 7:273-9. 2008
    ..There continues to be a growing interest in the efficacy of intense pulsed light (IPL) devices in the treatment of skin aging, as well as further defining its mechanism of action...
  60. ncbi request reprint International clinical recommendations on scar management
    Thomas A Mustoe
    Division of Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery, Northwestern University School of Medicine, Chicago, Ill 60611, USA
    Plast Reconstr Surg 110:560-71. 2002
    ..However, it is highly desirable that many standard practices and new emerging therapies undergo large-scale studies with long-term follow-up before being recommended conclusively as alternative therapies for scar management...
  61. doi request reprint Clobetasol propionate emulsion formulation foam 0.05%: review of phase II open-label and phase III randomized controlled trials in steroid-responsive dermatoses in adults and adolescents
    Alexa Boer Kimball
    Clinical Unit for Research Trials in Skin, Massachusetts General and Brigham and Women s Hospitals, Harvard Medical School, Boston, Massachusetts
    J Am Acad Dermatol 59:448-54, 454.e1. 2008
    ..Clobetasol propionate 0.05% emulsion foam was recently developed for use on multiple body sites...
  62. ncbi request reprint Low risk of postinflammatory hyperpigmentation in skin types 4 and 5 after treatment with fractional CO2 laser device
    Kee Lee Tan
    Rejuvenate Cosmetic and Slimming Clinic, Perth, Australia
    J Drugs Dermatol 7:774-7. 2008
    ..This study assessed the risk of postinflammatory hyperpigmentation (PIH) in subjects with skin types 4 and 5 treated once with a specific protocol of treatment using a fractional CO2 laser...
  63. ncbi request reprint Tacrolimus ointment 0.03% shows efficacy and safety in pediatric and adult patients with mild to moderate atopic dermatitis
    M Shane Chapman
    Dartmouth Hitchcock Medical Center, Lebanon, New Hampshire 03756, USA
    J Am Acad Dermatol 53:S177-85. 2005
    ..We sought to evaluate the efficacy and safety of tacrolimus ointment 0.03% compared with vehicle in the treatment of patients with mild to moderate AD...